Mobile Hotspot Eligible Phones

Adding the Mobile Hotspot feature to an eligible rate plan lets you use your phone as a wireless access point, but you must own a compatible phone for the Hotspot feature to work. Get all the Mobile Hotspot details, and then view our Hotspot eligible smartphones listed below.

Note: Eligible Cricket and BYOD phones may differ between rate plans.

With Eligible Cricket Unlimited plans:

Alcatel

  • Alcatel Idol 5
  • Alcatel INSIGHT
  • Alcatel ONYX
  • Alcatel TETRA
  • Alcatel VERSO

Apple

  • Apple iPhone 5S
  • Apple iPhone 6
  • Apple iPhone 6 Plus
  • Apple iPhone 6s
  • Apple iPhone 6s Plus
  • Apple iPhone 7
  • Apple iPhone 7 Plus
  • Apple iPhone 8
  • Apple iPhone 8 Plus
  • Apple iPhone SE
  • Apple iPhone X
  • Apple iPhone XR
  • Apple iPhone XS
  • Apple iPhone XS Max
  • Apple iPhone 11
  • Apple iPhone 11 Pro
  • Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max

Cricket

  • Cricket Icon Smartphone
  • Cricket Vision
  • Cricket Wave

Huawei

  • Huawei Elate™

LG

  • LG Escape Plus
  • LG Fortune 2
  • LG Harmony 2
  • LG Harmony 3
  • LG Risio 3
  • LG Stylo 4
  • LG Stylo 5
  • LG X charge

Motorola

  • Motorola e5 cruise
  • Motorola e5 supra
  • Motorola moto g7 SUPRA
  • Motorola g6 Forge

Nokia

  • Nokia 3.1 Plus
  • Nokia 3.1 C

ZTE

  • ZTE Blade X
  • ZTE Blade X2 Max
  • ZTE Fanfare 3
  • ZTE Prelude+
  • ZTE Overture 3

Samsung

  • Samsung Galaxy A6
  • Samsung Galaxy A10e
  • Samsung Galaxy J2 Pure
  • Samsung Galaxy S8
  • Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Samsung Galaxy S10
  • Samsung Galaxy Sol 3
  • Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime 3

Eligible Grandfathered Plans and Upgrades

Take a look at the compatible phones for eligible grandfathered plans. If your phone is currently not eligible for Mobile Hotspot, you can upgrade to a new device. Shop new phones.

Note: Eligible Cricket grandfathered plans include $50/5 GB, $50/8 GB, $60/12 GB and $60 Advanced.